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Dr. Michael Choi, MD

Hematology*
5.0 (4)
Map Pin Small La Jolla, CA
Accepting new patients
19 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Choi, MD

Dr. Michael Choi, MD is a Hematology Specialist in La Jolla, CA. They specialize in Hematology, has 19 years of experience, and is board certified in Hematology. They graduated from UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO and is affiliated with UC San Diego Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Choi an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Choi works at UC San Diego Health in La Jolla, CA. They frequently treat conditions like Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Hypogammaglobulinemia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Choi's Office Locations

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    Ucsd Heath Care
    3855 Health Sciences Dr, La Jolla, CA 92093 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (619) 578-9337

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  • UC San Diego Medical Center

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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
Hypogammaglobulinemia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
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Anemia
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Bleeding Disorders
Coagulation Disorders
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
Fever
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Hemochromatosis
Immune Thrombocytopenia
Leukocytosis
Lymphocytosis
Marginal Zone Lymphoma
Melanoma
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Myeloproliferative Disorders
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Neutropenia
Oral Cancer
Pancytopenia
Pharyngitis
Polycythemia Rubra Vera
Prostate Cancer
Retroperitoneum Cancer
Skin Cancer
Thrombocytosis
Thyroid Cancer
Tobacco Use Disorder
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Acquired Red Cell Aplasia
Acute Leukemia
Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
Adrenal Gland Cancer
Adult Failure to Thrive
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
Aspergillosis
Benign Neoplasm of Brain
Bladder Cancer
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Cancer
Breast Cancer
Breast Carcinoma
Cachexia
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Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
Cryoglobulinemia
Diffuse Follicle Center Lymphoma
Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Endocrine Gland Cancer
Enzyme Disorder Anemia
Familial Hypercholesterolemia
Follicular Lymphoma Grade 1
G6PD Deficiency Anemia
Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
Hemophilia
Hemophilia A
Herpes Zoster Without Complication
Hypothalamus Cancer
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Joint Pain
Kidney Cancer
Leukocytopenia
Limb Pain
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma
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Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
Male Breast Carcinoma
Malignant Pituitary Gland Tumor
Mantle Cell Lymphoma
Maternal Anemia
Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myeloma
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Neuroendocrine Tumors
Osteosarcoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Peritoneal Cancer
Pheochromocytoma
Pineal Region Tumors
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Primary Hypercoagulable State
Purpura
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Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
Salivary Gland Cancer
Secondary Hypertension
Shortness of Breath
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Hemoglobin SS Disease
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Soft Tissue Sarcoma of Head, Face, and Neck
Stomach Cancer
Thalassemia
Thrush
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Tongue Cancer
Upper Digestive Tract Cancer
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Cancer
Vitamin B Deficiency
Vitamin B12 Anemia
Vitamin B12 Deficiency
von Willebrand Disease
Advance Directive End of Life Planning
Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Erythropoietin Test
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Immunization Administration
Plasmapheresis
Thoracentesis
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    About Dr. Michael Choi, MD

    Specialties*
    • Hematology

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    Years of Experience
    • 19 years of experience
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    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1912181173
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN COLORADO
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Hematology
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    Dr. Michael Choi, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Choi is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Choi has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Choi has seen patients for Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Hypogammaglobulinemia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Choi on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    4 patients have reviewed Dr. Choi. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Choi.

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